Vscode optimizations for remote work

#1

I was just reading through the latest updates to vscode for remote work:

Interesting to see them taking a similar approach to Jupyter - it looks like VSCode will now have a server process running remotely, and a local “mostly just UI” process that connects to it.

#2

cc @betatim who might be interested in this - I wonder if utilizing something like this would be easier than running VSCode via proxy